Dandy Area

The area of Dandy is located in southern York County. This waterfront community is made up of approximately 250 properties. Homes range greatly in age and size, from modern to historic and beach house to estate.


• Located close to I-64
• Located within short driving distance from all of the Hampton Roads military bases:
– About 30 minutes from Langley Air Force Base in Hampton
– About 20 minutes from Ft. Eustis Army Base in Newport News
– About 15 minutes from Naval Weapons Station in Yorktown
– About 15 minutes from the U.S. Coast Guard Training Center in Yorktown
• Numerous historical sites are located all within a 20 minute drive or less. Called The Historic Triangle this includes Yorktown Battlefields & Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center, Jamestown Settlement & Yorktown Victory Center, Colonial National Historical Park, James River Plantations, Colonial Williamsburg and much more!
• Busch Gardens Williamsburg Theme Park and Water Country USA in Williamsburg are located within a 25 minute drive.
• Love the water and outdoors? The York River surrounds Yorktown and leads to the Chesapeake Bay. Enjoy the river down at Yorktown Riverwalk, a popular wedding venue, where there are 2 acres of beach for boating, swimming and fishing (including a fishing pier) and a 10 acre grass picnic area. Restroom and shower facilities as well as numerous restaurants and shops are located at Yorktown Riverwalk.


The areas of Dandy, Dandy Loop, and Dandy Waterfront form a small peninsula that neighbors the York River. The northern side of this community has gorgeous unobstructed York River views. Dandy is minutes from the Route 17 corridor, Yorktown beach and shops, and the York River Bridge.


The York County School District is a much sought after school division. Properties located in the Dandy area are zoned for York High School, Yorktown Middle School, and Yorktown/Seaford Elementary Schools. Visit http://yorkcountyschools.org/ for additional information.

The Hampton Roads area also offers an array of private schools to include but not limited to the following:

Hampton Roads Academy which is an independent college preparatory school for children in grades Pre-Kindergarten through 12th. Visit www.hra.org for more information.

Warwick River Christian School provides education for grades Pre-Kindergarten through 8th. Visit www.warwickriver.org for more information.

Our Lady of Mt. Carmel offers classes for grades Pre-Kindergarten through 8th. Visit www.olmc-school.com for more information.

Peninsula Catholic High School for grades 8th through 12th. Visit www.peninsulacatholic.com for more information.

Summit Christian Academy for grades Pre-Kindergarten through 12th. Visit http://scaschools.org/ for more information.

Walsingham Academy for grades Pre-Kindergarten through 12th. Visit http://www.walsingham.org/ for more information.


Eight homes sold in the Dandy area in 2014 with sales prices ranging from the mid $100’s to almost $400,000.




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